Winston Churchill Engagement Diary
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1:15pm for 1:30pm - Dominions Luncheon, Savoy Hotel
4:15pm Urbay [illegible] [[note: could also be Orbay; this name appears more than once in this project; spelling should be standardized)
6:00pm Richmond Terrace
6:30pm Meeting with Mr Wood ([illegible])
1:30pm Lunch Savoy Eden
10:15am Halifax comes over
3:15 pm Cabinet
? 6:00pm [Ogelur ?]
6:30pm Campbell Stuart
8:15 pm Dinner - Dominions reps.
11:00am Cabinet Photograph
Lunch 2nd SL
4:00pm [illegible] C
? 5.00 Lady
6:00pm Chatfield arrives over? [two words illegible]
7:00pm Literary Interview
9:30pm CNS, Controller DNC etc
Hawkey lunch [[note: Hawkey could also be Hankey]]
Lord [Cadman?] at House after statement
6:15pm Dutch Minister
6:45pm [Loraine ?]
7:00pm Air Ministry meeting here.
Lunch with American Journalists (Carlton Restaurant) [[note: Carleton Restaurant, London, UK]]
5:30pm Shipping Meeting
8:15pm Otter Club
4:30pm Hankey. Chatfield. DNI. [[note: DNI could also be DN1]]
4:30pm Admiral Osborne
Mr & Mrs Randolph dining Admiralty House
9:15 Broadcast [[note: could be am or pm]]
Dinner at Dorchester
[illegible] 8 Lord North St
4:30pm M. Reynaud
5:30pm Chinese Ambassador
6:30pm Air Ministry Meeting
10:00pm Underground Storage Meeting
1:30pm Lunch with Lord Beaverbrook [illegible]
News Reel Photograph
5:30pm General Sikorski
General Sikorski (Private Door) [[/strike/]] Cabinet
5:15pm D of D F.O. Dinner to Sikorski
1:50?pm. L. and Lady P for lunch
4:00 Coordination Committee
4:30 at Air Ministry
[illegible] 6:00 Committee on K's Speech. Board Room
Dinner with Polish Ambassador 8 pm
4:30pm Stein .
6:00pm [2 words illegible]
5:30pm Sir W. Wiseman 6:00pm Stein
Coordination Cttee 6:30pm Air Ministry
10:00am [two words illegible] Grow. Prof. Osborne.
Lunch at Carlton Club.
Lunch: Kingsley Wood, Lindemann, [Cerawl?]
4:15pm Sir R. Keyes
4:15 pm Leslie Paton, 29 Harley St [[note: place: 29 Harley St. London, UK]]
4.30 Dominion Ministers 3 Richmond Terrace.
9:30pm Conference [[note:move this entry to the previous day's list]]
Guests for lunch
U.S. Naval Attache Dominions Mtg.
6:00pm [Craigavon?] 7:15pm [Craigavon]
10:00pm Staff meeting
Mr. & Mrs. Fellowes to lunch. The Stanleys. + Ironsides.
4:00pm U S Naval Attache 4:15pm Mr [Mason?]
4:30pm Military Coordination Committee.
7.30 for 8. 422 Cttee Dinner (Junior [Crest?] Club) [[pencilwriting [illegible] [[/pencilwriting]]
6:30pm Burgin at Air Ministry
10:00am War cabinet
4:30pm Dentist. 29 Harley St
Roumanian [Rumanian] Legation - lunch (Mr & Mrs C).
(1. Belgrave Sq. 1:15pm for 1:30pm)
8:15pm Other Club [[note: Could be Otter Club]] 7:15pm [Controller?]. D T M
Lord Winterton + Lord Cranborneto lunch.
5:00pm Sir P Loraine [[note: this individual appears in an earlier entry; check for spelling]]
6:00pm D of Kent
:00am Privy Council (Ordinary clothes)
4:30pm Letter on Lighting Restrictions
6:30pm Meeting at Air Ministry
9:30pm Mine meeting
5:00pm American Ambassador
6:30pm Thursfield ("Times")
7:00pm Strabolgi [[note: possibly Joseph Kenworthy, 10th Baron Strabogi]]
8:15pm Dinner Lady M. Stanley
10:00pm [[strike [illegible] staff meeting [[note: this item could possibly have been scheduled for 11/29/39 see original]]
10.30 Staff Meeting [[note: this item could have been scheduled for 11/28/39; see previous entry]]
Lord & Lady Lytton to lunch
6:00pm Lighting Restrictions Committee
4:30 Military Coordinator Committee (cancelled)
1:30pm Eden lunch
4:15pm Mr. Butterworth
5:00pm Lighting Restrictions Committee.
Family [Jennies?] Admir [note: could refer to Admiralty House, where Churchill lived as First Lord of the Admiralty]]
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